Engineering Manager/ Tech Manager

Engineering Manager/ Tech Manager

Do you want to challenge the status quo and be a part of the disruptive innovation that's changing traditional banking services?

Would you like to work in an entrepreneurial environment yet have all the perks of being a part of an international media company? If yes, then take the opportunity to join the FinTech superstar Lendo. Lendo has already established a strong position in the Nordics, and is now looking to grow in Europe and beyond. Our mission is to empower consumers across Europe to make smarter and more conscious financial decisions_._

We're looking for an Engineering Manager to help us continue to grow our business and expand into new markets and new products. This position is for heading up one, or potentially several, Lendo Tech market teams. A market team is a team consisting of both back and frontend engineers building and enhancing the Lendo product into new or existing markets in Europe. Our great tech teams create smart solutions for customers in the areas of loan comparison and payments that we are currently scaling internationally.

Our global technology team today consists of 70+ colleagues and is mainly located across Stockholm and Oslo. We use a modern technology stack such as Kubernetes, Docker, RabbitMQ, PostgreSQL, and write microservices in Golang. You will work in a team closely with other managers in Oslo and Stockholm, together delivering on the overall goal of the global Lendo Tech function and supporting all our markets. You will also work close to the product and management team(s) in the markets you and your team(s) work together.

As an Engineering Manager in Lendo Tech Sweden, you will;
  • communicate a lot with your engineers that are working on a hybrid model both from our office in central Stockholm.
  • be responsible for two cross-functional and self-propelled teams
  • work closely with your product manager colleague(s), so that you together have a clear understanding and vision for your team(s)
  • motivate, inspire and engage the people to work towards the same objectives and towards empowerment
  • coach and mentor individuals to growth, through frequent 1:1 meetings, development talks, and daily work of course
  • drive some tech initiatives as well as some minor projects
  • help teams and individuals with bigger obstacles and support them to implement changes in their way of working to get more efficient
  • support the teams to reach the teams but also the companies objectives and key results (OKR)
  • be reporting and closely collaborating with the Head of Development Sweden
  • be given the opportunity to work in a company and industry where a lot is happening all the time, change is a word you love
  • work actively on recruitment, recruitment strategies, and employee branding questions, together with the rest of the tech management group and talent acquisition team
We offer:
  • A place for everyone - in an international environment, we have teammates coming from 20+ different countries.
  • Be a part of the Schibsted family with endless possibilities
  • We like to inspire your passion by organizing hackathons, and knowledge-sharing events as well as giving you the opportunity to join global conferences.
  • Lots of things you can learn through the Schibsted Learning platform, skilled sparring partners as well as make use of a good budget for competence development.
  • A wellness program, if you want to do yoga, meditation, running, and other activities with colleagues and coaches.
  • 4000 SEK of health promotion allowance.
  • You can leave work for one hour to go training every week.
  • 30 days of paid leave.
  • Central location in Stockholm with an awesome rooftop- ?please notice that this is not a fully remote job but we'll offer you a hybrid-workplace?
  • We also have an Employee shares saving plan at Schibsted!
We believe that you:
  • Are genuinely interested in people and thrive on developing and coaching them.
  • Believe in building diverse and inclusive teams.
  • Have good communication skills
  • Have great insight into product and software development methodologies and are well-versed in data-informed development.
  • Have experience in improving the practices and methods used to develop software.
  • Bring experience working in a distributed environment.
  • Are action-oriented and thrive on continuously improving with your team.
Mer info
Område Stockholms stad
Yrkesroll Data & IT, IT-Chef
Typ av anställning Heltid
Sista ansökningsdag 31 dec 2022 (138 dagar kvar)

Om arbetsgivaren

Lendo, which is part of Schibsted, is a leading comparison service for consumer loans, business loans and credit cards. We are an international fintech company, founded in Sweden in 2007. In the last couple of years, Lendo has embarked on an exciting global journey launching its innovative product in numerous European countries, including Spain, Portugal, Austria, Denmark, Norway, and Finland. Our mission is to empower consumers across Europe to make smarter and more conscious financial decisions.